West Corp. Layoffs

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Is it over for now?

I know there are more layoffs coming in September, so I am not asking about long term. I'm just wondering if layoffs that have been happening for the past two days are finally over and done with, or can we expect more notifications today or even next... read more

May and September

Layoffs started yesterday at the West Point site and there is a rumor there are more today and more coming in September.

Update-2 West 2018 May layoffs

More layoffs will soon occur as new owners Apollo Global Management (AGM) continue driving downward trend of team members. AGM enforces spend less attitude knowing aging equipment causing traffic instability, if West customers only knew. As you walk... read more
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Update

Anyone know anything? What’s new they don’t talk about?

Turning into First Data

Benefits are getting a hatchet job starting with 401k, it wouldn't surprise me if they start cutting PTO and switching to high deductible health plans here soon. The executive level is getting filled with people that have worked at First Data, so it... read more

Good read

I’ve been an employee of West (formerly InterCall) for almost 20 years. This is a time of complete uncertainty. We have no idea of our 3rd quarter or 4th quarter numbers as we are no longer public. Gone are the days of company wide conference calls... read more
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West Nov 2017 layoffs

Heard that total number of layoffs in this 3rd or possibly now 4th round was 220+ corporate wide late Oct / early Nov. There were 2 rounds in May / June of a couple hundred and sporatic firings and forced early retirements since. But all the execs... read more

As of Nov 3 2017 effective Dec 31 2017

Two managers were let go in the conferencing call center in newnan ga on Friday Nov 3 2017. The entire center will close effective Dec 31 2017. Multiple departments in this center have employees being let go in Dec. The rest must make a decision... read more

Layoff Starting

http://www.omaha.com/money/omaha-based-west-corp-which-new-york-firm-bought-last/article_3bc92e7e-bf50-11e7-82ea-a7c0bce42255.html

SO QUIET

So quiet .... to quiet regarding this sell!!!
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West Corp

Anyone have any updates as of 7/26/2017? They are being very quiet about what's happening.
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Post ID: @Os1iMem

Apollo Visit

Rumor is Apollo visit next week to start clearing house and letting people go with the pink slips.. upper management is safe... everyone else ... look out

Get Out Now

Better get out while still can before just come into work and closed for business on the door. Time will be coming on fast for the lights to be turned out for good on West Corp
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Post ID: @NTxLBpx

What's a fancy name for Layoff?

Oh, its Reduction In Force! Got the memo on 6/16/17- Omaha has gotten out the vacuum cleaner and has started cleaning house. Start bringing your personal effects home now! It'll be much easier to bring less home when you're pink slipped.
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Omaha Cleaning House

Rumor out of Apollo ... going to come in and shut off the lights in Omaha right after the 4th Q
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Start Boxing

Start boxing up personal items. You will be getting the pink slip in 60 days

West Selling

Apollo Global in advanced talks to buy West Corp, say sources: Reuters •April 28, 2017 •By Reuters News Private equity firm Apollo Global Management LLC is in advanced negotiations to acquire U.S. telephone conferencing services provider West Corp... read more

West Layoffs 2017

If you really want to know about layoffs just ask your manager or supervisor - see what happens, always works at least in Omaha.
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West Layoffs 2016

Layoffs in sales, company is outsourcing positions to India
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West Layoffs 2016

What is the likelihood of West layoffs in Omaha in 2016? Please let me know if you have any information.
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